Tee off in Puerto Rico

July 30, 2018

Practice your swing while overlooking spectacular views at some of the best golf courses in the Caribbean, located right here in Puerto Rico. Condado Ocean Club is situated in the heart of San Juan, making it the perfect central location to all of the best golf courses that Puerto Rico has to offer.  Typically referred to as the ‘Golf Capital of the Caribbean’, Puerto Rico features some of the world's most prestigious courses and golf tournaments. With close to 30 different golf courses on the island, it can be hard to choose where to tee off, so we’ve listed some of our favorites to make the decision a bit easier!

Image courtesy of Dorado Beach Resort & Golf Club[/caption]Dorado Beach Resort & Golf ClubDorado Beach Resort & Golf Club offers 4 spectacular courses, and is only a short 40-minute drive from Condado Ocean Club, making it the ideal course if you don't want to travel far from San Juan! Back in 2016, the East Course was named the #1 Golf Course in Puerto Rico by Golf Digest and is part of the PGA Tour’s TPC network. Each of the four immaculate courses features diverse layouts that provide options for golfers of all skill-levels and playing-preferences.[caption id="attachment_4757" align="aligncenter" width="1045"]

Image courtesy of Wyndham Rio Mar Golf Club[/caption]Wyndham Rio Mar Golf Club Just under an hour away from Serafina Beach Hotel, you can find the only resort in Puerto Rico to offer two championship golf courses managed by Troon Golf: The Wyndham Rio Mar Golf Club. Both of the 18-hole courses at the Wyndham Rio Mar, the Ocean Course and the River Course, were designed to complement the natural terrain of the island and provide stunning views of El Yunque's mountains and the Atlantic Ocean. After finishing a great round with friends, you can head over to the resort's restaurant, "Hole in One", for a bite to eat with views overlooking the course. Visit Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Golf & Beach Resort to book a tee time or for more information.[caption id="attachment_4758" align="aligncenter" width="1021"]

Image courtesy of Palmas Del Mar[/caption]Palmas del Mar Palmas del Mar is one of the largest resort communities in the Caribbean, and is located in Humacao; only about an hour drive from Serafina Beach Hotel. Within this gated community lies two 18-hole championship golf courses: The Flamboyan Course and The Palm Course. The Flamboyan Course, designed by renowned course architect, Reese Jones, is among the most prestigious golf courses in Puerto Rico, featuring breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean with every swing. The Palm Course is the second of the two courses designed by champion golfer, Gary Player, and it’s strategically-placed bunkers and water hazards offer an exciting challenge for golfers of any level. After playing a round at one of these incredible courses, make sure to check out all that Palmas Del Mar has to offer, including a 20-court tennis facility, beach club, state-of-the-art marina, several restaurants, and more! Visit Palmas del Mar for more information.Contact our concierge team o coordinate your perfect golfing excursion today!